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TAN 12 Design

Publication Year

2016

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Green 
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Abstract

Aims to equip all those involved in the design of development with advice on: how 'Promoting sustainability through good design' and 'Planning for sustainable buildings' may be facilitated through the planning system; and the preparation and validation of mandatory design and access statements. Covers: definition of design, design process, design issues, local authority design policy/advice, sustainable buildings, design and access statements.

Document History

Supersedes TAN 12: Design (WG, 2014) and Circular 5/94, 16/94: Planning out crime (DOE/Welsh Office, 1994). Useful reference documents (included as footnotes and in Appendix 1) provide additional information which may be read in conjunction with this TAN.

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Welsh Government

The Welsh Government is the devolved government for Wales. They publish a number of strategies, policies, consultation papers, circulars, leaflets and posters. Previously known as Welsh Assembly Government.

Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NQ
UK

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Tel: 0300 0604400

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